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PBS
Dec 5, 2013 6:30pm PST
the standard of banking laws. >> with the completion of the vocal rule, resolution authority, stronger capital, the tools of financial reform are being used to make the financial system safer and hold financial institutions responsible for baring their risk. >> lieu heads to australia in february for a meeting. >>> jp morgan chase is warning nearly half a million holders of prepaid cash cards that their personal information may have been accessed by hackers. the cards were issued by several corporations to pay employees and by some government agency s issuing tax refunds and unemployment benefits. >>> still ahead, will twitter's big plan to make more money pay off for shareholders, or will this add strategy potentially backfire? >>> the biggest decliner in the dow today, microsoft. invest tors dumped shares on hearing that alan the ceo of ford may not take the wheel. there is intense speculation he will step into the job after the contract at ford ends in 2014. here is how he answered to phil lebeau about taking the top job. >> i'm honored to serve ford and we have no change in the plan. >> re
PBS
Dec 6, 2013 11:00pm PST
successfully lobbied bill clinton to pardon his law client, marc rich. >> fugitive. >> fugitive marc rich. there was a big to-do then. jack was big time in the barrel. he's hauled before congress. he feels like he's being looked at in restaurants. and ed gillespie said, "look, jack, in a few months everyone's going to forget about this and all they're going to remember about you and this incident is that you got something big done." and sure enough -- you know, jack did a good job for his client. the outrage dissipated. and the firm -- the lobbying firm thrived with the rest of the industry. >> four years later, they sold out for $40 million. now how do they make that much money in four years and the talent they bring is that they're creatures of washington? >> that's a very, very, very valuable commodity. i mean, if you can sell yourself as someone who knows how washington works, someone who has these relationships, someone who can get on the phone and get the president of the united states to pardon, you know, your fugitive client, that's a very, very marketable commodity. i mean, if yo
PBS
Dec 3, 2013 6:30pm PST
the affordable care act. >> this law is working, and will work into the future. people want the financial stability of health insurance, and we're going to keep on working to fix whatever problems come up in any startup, any launch of a project this big that has an impact on 1/6th of our economy. whatever comes up, we're going to just fix it. >> administration released a new report showing that through that website nearly 1.5 million americans have now been found eligible for medicaid and that was during the month of october. >> still ahead on "nightly business report", we'll tell you about the company many are calling the big winner of black friday and cyber monday. >>> more numbers coming in for consumer spending over the long thanksgiving and black friday weekend. shopper track a provider of retail an lit ticks reports that sales rose 1% at brick and mortar stores during the four days compared to so-called black weekend sale as year ago. shopper track says total spending topped $22 billion. >>> not a lot on that money was being spent on perm computers. ibc says shipments of pcs are exp
PBS
Dec 7, 2013 12:30am PST
, we've got raise the floor. and this combination of publice policies like minimum wage laws, organizing, we're seeing in consumer pressure, all can come together to begin to do that. >> okay. very interesting, and much more debate to come in the new year, i'm sure, with congressional calls, as well, for a federal minimum wage hike. soe1i] i want to thank you both being here. ken jacobs and ron unz, thanks for being with us. >> thank you. >>> the bay area has long been known as an incubator ofxd innovation. one epicenterkÑf that creativity of stanford, alsoÑi knowne1 as the school.fá the d school nurtures outside--y(uitÑ thinking in hopes of tackling+ of the worls toughest problems. it's the focus ofe1 a new documentrqxd called "extreme by design." it follows groups of stanfordìc& working to create extremely affordableó[i] solut to address poverty in the developing world.w3 scott shafer sat down with filmmakere1 ralph king ande1 foá student pamly potkov. first, here's a cliff from v= before departing for their teams must come up with several crude prototypes. >> this
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